Detailed Translations for lift from English to Dutch


to lift verb (lifts, lifted, lifting)

  1. to lift (lift up; heave)
    – rise up 1
    – omhoog tillen 2
    • opheffen verb (hef op, heft op, hief op, hieven op, opgeheven)
      • hij hief de beker op2
    heffen; tillen; omhoog brengen; lichten; omhoogheffen
    • heffen verb (hef, heft, hief, hieffen, geheven)
    • tillen verb (til, tilt, tilde, tilden, getild)
    • omhoog brengen verb (breng omhoog, brengt omhoog, bracht omhoog, brachten omhoog, omhoog gebracht)
    • lichten verb (licht, lichtte, lichtten, gelicht)
    • omhoogheffen verb (hef omhoog, heft omhoog, hief omhoog, hieven omhoog, omhooggeheven)
    – omhoog brengen 2
    • optillen verb (til op, tilt op, tilde op, tilden op, opgetild)
      • hij tilde de zware stoel op2
  2. to lift (haul; heave; hoist)
    te voorschijn trekken; eruit halen
  3. to lift (lift up; raise; heave)
    opheffen; heffen; hijsen; omhoog heffen
    • opheffen verb (hef op, heft op, hief op, hieven op, opgeheven)
    • heffen verb (hef, heft, hief, hieffen, geheven)
    • hijsen verb (hijs, hijst, hees, hesen, gehesen)
  4. to lift (dig up)
    • rooien verb (rooi, rooit, rooide, rooiden, gerooid)
  5. to lift (hoist; haul; heave; pull up)
    met een takel ophijsen; takelen

Conjugations for lift:

  1. lift
  2. lift
  3. lifts
  4. lift
  5. lift
  6. lift
simple past
  1. lifted
  2. lifted
  3. lifted
  4. lifted
  5. lifted
  6. lifted
present perfect
  1. have lifted
  2. have lifted
  3. has lifted
  4. have lifted
  5. have lifted
  6. have lifted
past continuous
  1. was lifting
  2. were lifting
  3. was lifting
  4. were lifting
  5. were lifting
  6. were lifting
  1. shall lift
  2. will lift
  3. will lift
  4. shall lift
  5. will lift
  6. will lift
continuous present
  1. am lifting
  2. are lifting
  3. is lifting
  4. are lifting
  5. are lifting
  6. are lifting
  1. be lifted
  2. be lifted
  3. be lifted
  4. be lifted
  5. be lifted
  6. be lifted
  1. lift!
  2. let's lift!
  3. lifted
  4. lifting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

lift [the ~] noun

  1. the lift (lift cage; elevator cage; elevator car)
  2. the lift
    de lift
    • lift [de ~ (m)] noun


  1. lift

Translation Matrix for lift:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
lichten lights
lift lift elevator
liftkooi elevator cage; elevator car; lift; lift cage
opheffen lifting; removal; revoking; withdrawal
stimulans boost; cheers; drive; encouragement; encouraging; help; impetus; impulse; incentive; incitement; momentum; putting on; spur; stay; stimulant; stimulation; stimulus; support; switching on; thrill; turning on; turning up; urging; urging on
- aerodynamic lift; airlift; cosmetic surgery; elevation; elevator; face lift; face lifting; facelift; heave; nip and tuck; raise; raising; rhytidectomy; rhytidoplasty; rise; ski lift; ski tow
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
eruit halen haul; heave; hoist; lift
heffen heave; lift; lift up; raise lift up; put up; raise
hijsen heave; lift; lift up; raise haul in; hoist; pull up; raise
lichten heave; lift; lift up break; dawn; draw up; empty the mailbox; flash; lighten; remove; thunder
met een takel ophijsen haul; heave; hoist; lift; pull up
omhoog brengen heave; lift; lift up
omhoog heffen heave; lift; lift up; raise
omhoogheffen heave; lift; lift up heave; lift up; raise
opheffen heave; lift; lift up; raise abolish; adjourn; annul; break down; break up; cancel; disband; dissolve; melt away; neutralise; neutralize; nullify; sever; shut down; undo; unhitch; unpick
optillen heave; lift; lift up
rooien dig up; lift
takelen haul; heave; hoist; lift; pull up
te voorschijn trekken haul; heave; hoist; lift
tillen heave; lift; lift up cheat; dodge; lie
- airlift; annul; arise; bring up; come up; countermand; elevate; face-lift; get up; go up; hoist; move up; overturn; plagiarise; plagiarize; raise; rear; repeal; rescind; reverse; revoke; rise; rustle; uprise; vacate; wind
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
stimulans lift

Related Words for "lift":

Synonyms for "lift":

Antonyms for "lift":

Related Definitions for "lift":

  1. the act of raising something1
    • he responded with a lift of his eyebrow1
  2. a ride in a car1
    • he gave me a lift home1
  3. transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable)1
  4. plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised1
  5. the act of giving temporary assistance1
  6. lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building1
  7. one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot1
  8. a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg1
  9. a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill1
  10. a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground1
  11. the event of something being raised upward1
  12. the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity1
  13. perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face1
  14. remove from a surface1
    • the detective carefully lifted some fingerprints from the table1
  15. take off or away by decreasing1
    • lift the pressure1
  16. remove from a seedbed or from a nursery1
    • lift the tulip bulbs1
  17. remove (hair) by scalping1
  18. put an end to1
    • lift a ban1
  19. rise upward, as from pressure or moisture1
    • The floor is lifting slowly1
  20. raise in rank or condition1
    • The new law lifted many people from poverty1
  21. invigorate or heighten1
    • lift my spirits1
    • lift his ego1
  22. call to stop the hunt or to retire, as of hunting dogs1
  23. cancel officially1
    • lift an embargo1
  24. make audible1
    • He lifted a war whoop1
  25. take (root crops) out of the ground1
    • lift potatoes1
  26. fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means1
  27. raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help1
  28. take hold of something and move it to a different location1
    • lift the box onto the table1
  29. move upward1
    • The fog lifted1
  30. move upwards1
    • lift one's eyes1
  31. raise from a lower to a higher position1
  32. take illegally1
  33. take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property1
  34. pay off (a mortgage)1
  35. rise up1

Wiktionary Translations for lift:

  1. the act of transporting someone in a vehicle
  2. mechanical device for vertically transporting goods or people
  1. to steal
  2. to raise
  1. tillen, opheffen
  2. (overgankelijk) op opwaartse richting doen bewegen
  3. iets in opwaartse richting brengen
  4. met spierkracht iets van de grond opheffen
  1. hijswerktuig
  2. een verticaal transportsysteem voor goederen en mensen
  3. de draagkracht van een vliegtuig
  4. opwaartse kracht

Cross Translation:
lift afschaffen; afgelasten; annuleren; ontbinden; tenietdoen; terugnemen; afzeggen annulerrendre nul.
lift lift ascenseur — Appareil mécanique (1) et (2)
lift beuren; heffen; ophalen; oprichten; tillen; verheffen lever — Faire qu’une chose être plus haut qu’elle n’était.
lift liftkracht portance — aéronautique|fr physique|fr (term, mécanique des fluides) Composante de la force subie par un corps en mouvement dans un fluide qui s’exerce perpendiculairement à la direction du mouvement.
lift beëindigen; afbreken; opbreken; opheffen; staken; stelpen; stoppen; stopzetten; afmaken; afsluiten; besluiten; uitmaken; voleindigen terminerborner, limiter.
lift beuren; heffen; ophalen; oprichten; tillen; verheffen; fokken; opfokken élever — Traductions à trier suivant le sens

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